Soul singer Mason Noise sang "Senorita" by Justin Timberlake, and wooed new judge Rita Ora in the process on The X Factor UK 2015! Watch the performance video here:
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Citing the importance of the First Amendment, Columbia University asked a judge Friday to reject a student's lawsuit alleging the school failed to protect him after a onetime friend called him a "serial rapist" and carried a mattress around campus to protest sexual abuse. Show More Summary
“We have been in New York since July 1”. I think you can see a lot of it is (because) he’s a very kind and gentle horse. Those odds may not even be low enough if you listen to Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens, a pretty good judge of horseflesh. Can I watch American
An Egyptian judge handed out what the New York Times characterizes as “unexpectedly harsh verdicts” against three journalists working for the Al Jazeera English news network by sentencing each of them to three years in prison. International...Show More Summary
A federal judge's ruling that blocked the NSA from continuing bulk collection of cellphone metadata has been overturned. U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon had stopped the collection until the new provisions guiding bulk collection included in the USA Freedom Act are implemented at the end of November. The U.S. Show More Summary
Auditions for the Baltimore Blast Cheerleaders began last Saturday. Training camp and interviews took place this week. Look for the new squad on the field in November. The Judges Training Camp Candidates [Blast Cheerleaders [...]
Twitter said Friday that it's setting clear targets to help improve its diversity numbers — and making those goals public so that you can judge for yourself how well it's meeting them. The social networking site also released new numbers to describe its workforce, and while women have gained ground in the past year, Twitter has fallen a […]
Vassiliki Thanou, head of the Supreme Court in Greece, has been officially sworn-in, as the first ever female prime minister to steer the Greek government towards a new election amid the bailout crisis.
“Bring on the drama!” starts the new and not at all improved Tamra Judge in her Real Housewives of Orange County blog this week. As resident pot-stirrer, Tamra has started some serious rumors this season (with the help of a trusty psychic),...Show More Summary
EPA vows to proceed. U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson in Fargo issued a temporary injunction requested by North Dakota and 12 other states halting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers from regulating some small streams, tributaries and wetlands under the Clean Water Act. Erickson, was appointed by President George W. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) While we await the legal challenge to Obama’s greenhouse gas scheme, today a federal judge moved to block the EPA’s attempt to re-write the Clean Water Act and defy a key Supreme Court ruling from a decade ago. FromShow More Summary
By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two former Rabobank [RABO.UL] traders urged a U.S. judge on Thursday to dismiss an indictment accusing them of engaging in a scheme to manipulate Libor, the benchmark interest rate at the center of a global investigation into misconduct at several banks. Show More Summary
The city of New York is appealing a judge’s ruling that they must release the disciplinary records of Officer Daniel Pantaleo, the cop who applied the chokehold which killed Eric Garner.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge in North Dakota on Thursday blocked a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some state waterways. U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson in Fargo issued a temporary injunction against the rule which would have given the U.S. Show More Summary
The tiresome sexual double standard—celebrating escapades in men that are judged in women—pervades politics and pop culture, taking its toll on adults of both genders. According to a new study presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association (ASA), its impact may start as early as the middle school cafeteria. Read more...
Few non-superhero comic book characters are as iconic as Judge Dredd. I mean, the guy has had two movies made about him along with decades of great comics. Part of that is because, when John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra created the character in the late Seventies, his look was so unique and striking. Read more...
Find out why Judge Joe Brown will be in jail for 5 days – Radar Are Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander breaking up? – Gossip Cop Fifth Harmony debuted their new music video – Just Jared Jr Lady Gaga has creepy AHS children – Huffington Post Anna Duggar‘s parents are apparently very extreme – DListed [...]
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - An American International Group Inc unit on Thursday asked a federal judge to order a Pennsylvania firm to pay it $1.76 billion in damages for allegedly overcharging for life insurance policies acquired from elderly individuals. Show More Summary
We’ve all heard the idiom, “don’t judge a book by its cover.” But a new site called PlayJudgey.com encourages users to do just that—and its creators, Nate Gagnon and Dean Casalena, seem to have a moral of their own in mind: buy more books. Read more...